(Nashville, TN) — Alex Stalock surrendered three of the Predators’ four goals as the Wild were doubled up 4-2 in Nashville. Matt Dumba and Mikko Koivu lit the lamp for Minnesota, which slipped to 1-2-and-2 on the season. The Wild host Arizona tonight.
(Eagan, MN) — The season is over for Vikings rookie cornerback Mike Hughes. The 30th overall pick suffered a torn ACL in Sunday’s win over the Cardinals. Hughes recorded 22 tackles, one forced fumble and an interception in six games. The Vikings visit the Jets on Sunday.
(San Antonio, TX) — The Timberwolves open up the regular season tomorrow night in San Antonio against the Spurs. The Wolves will then host Cleveland on Friday in their home opener before traveling to Dallas on Saturday to face the Mavericks.
(Minneapolis, MN) — The Golden Gophers are back to work preparing for Nebraska. Minnesota will travel to Lincoln on Saturday to clash with the winless Cornhuskers. The Gophers are 3-and-3 on the season and 0-and-3 in Big Ten play. The Huskers are 0-and-6 and 0-and-4.
(Los Angeles, CA) — The Brewers are halfway to the World Series. They blanked the Dodgers 4-0 in Game Three of the National League Championship Series in Los Angeles. Milwaukee now leads the best-of-seven matchup two-games-to-one. The Dodgers will host Game Four tonight.
(Houston, TX) — Game Three of the American League Championship Series is tonight as the Astros battle the Red Sox in Houston. Dallas Keuchel will be on the mound for the ‘Stros, while Boston counters with Nathan Eovaldi. The seven-game series is tied at one win apiece.
(Green Bay, WI) — Mason Crosby’s 27-yard field goal in the closing seconds lifted the Packers past the 49ers 33-30 at Lambeau Field. Aaron Rodgers threw for 425 yards and two touchdowns, both to Davante Adams, as Green Bay improved to 3-2-and-1. San Francisco slipped to 1-and-5.